Overview Description

State police records relating to juvenile history data will be sealed when the person turns 22 years old. Ind. Code Ann §10-13-4-13.

Ineligible Category or Citation

The record will not be sealed if the person has been arrested for a reportable felony as defined in section 10-13-3-18. Ind. Code § 10-13-4-13(a).

Procedure General

The procedure is automatic.

Fees

There is no statutory language regarding fees.

Effect

The department cannot release to or allow the inspection of sealed juvenile history data by any agency or person other than the person who is the subject of the juvenile history data, unless the person who is the subject of the sealed juvenile history data challenges its existence during a court proceeding and the court orders the release or inspection of sealed juvenile history data for purposes of the proceeding. Ind. Code Ann. § 10-13-4-13(b)-(c).

Waiting Periods

The record will be sealed with the person reaches the age of 22.

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